Matt Bierman has been named senior vice president of production at Village Roadshow Pictures, the Oz-based company that recently commenced a co-financing and co-production deal with Warner Bros.
While praising the antipiracy efforts of China during a White House meeting Tuesday, Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti urged President Clinton to do what he can to create a breach in…
In the latest reincarnation of "Godzilla," the monster is a victim of its reliance on fish as its only food source. It now appears the Sony Pictures release itself may have relied too heavily on a…
Representatives for actress Brooke Shields are seeing red -- and green -- after an apparent fact-checking error.
Sony Pictures Classics' "The Spanish Prisoner" recaptured the top spot on the exclusives roster after 20th Century Fox's "Bulworth" went wide.
Vittorio Cecchi Gori, Italy's leading producer and distributor, will be honored at this year's Cinema Expo Intl. Convention in Amsterdam with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Cecchi Gori, who heads…
After several months of delays and some key cast changes, Franco Zeffirelli's "Tea With Mussolini," will start shooting June 1 in Italy, starring Cher, Joan Plowright, Maggie Smith, Judi Dench and…
As part of the inaugural Los Angeles Intl. Women's Film Festival, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will hold a symposium on June 4 with several filmmakers from around the world.
Hartford Stage continues to carry the flame for Edward Albee's rarely produced 1964 enigma "Tiny Alice," its current revisitation being the play's first major revival since Hartford Stage mounted it…
Brendan Gleeson, who has been as Ireland's answer to Gerard Depardieu after his starring role in John Boorman's Cannes prize-winner "The General," is set to play the lead in Barry Devlin's "Limo Man."